Craving a festival vibe with a neighborhood feel? Mark your calendars for November 4th and step into the historic streets of Springfield for the 9th Annual Jacksonville PorchFest! From indie rock to jazz, there’s a genre for every ear as local musicians transform cozy front porches into intimate stages.
Wander from porch to porch or lay out your blanket on a front lawn, all while savoring delicious eats from food vendors and soaking in local art. Free, family-friendly, and fabulously eclectic, PorchFest is more than a music festival—it’s a celebration of community, history, and the rich tapestry of talents in Jacksonville.
Event Details: 9th Annual Jacksonville PorchFest in Historic Springfield
- Date: Saturday, November 4, 2023
- Time: 12 pm to 8 pm
- Location: Historic Springfield, Jacksonville
- Admission: Free and family-friendly
- Diverse Musical Lineup: Enjoy a wide range of musical genres from local talents.
- Multiple Stages: Over twenty performers will take the stage on welcoming front porches throughout the historic district.
- Interactive Experience: Attendees can meander from porch to porch, setting up on front lawns and sidewalks to enjoy live performances.
- Event Map: Maps detailing the location of porches, performers, and parking will be available on our website and at the welcome tent.
- Food, Drink, and Arts Vendors: Enhance your festival experience with a variety of offerings.
- Architectural Spotlight: The festival celebrates Springfield’s historic architecture and ongoing revitalization.
- Community Support: Proceeds benefit Springfield Preservation and Revitalization (SPAR) and public arts initiatives in Jacksonville.
Learn more about Jacksonville Porchfest 2023.